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Living with Michigan"s wetlands

Wilfred Cwikiel

Living with Michigan"s wetlands

a landowner"s guide

by Wilfred Cwikiel

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Published by Tip of the Mitt Watershed Council in Conway, MI .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Michigan.
    • Subjects:
    • Wetland conservation -- Michigan.,
    • Wetlands -- Michigan.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [147]-149).

      Statementauthor, Wilfred Cwikiel ; illustrations by Thomas W. Ford ; additional illustrations by Mary Jill Lemieur.
      ContributionsTip of the Mitt Watershed Council.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsQH76.5.M5 C85 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 149 p. :
      Number of Pages149
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL112947M
      LC Control Number99233737
      OCLC/WorldCa41177665

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